RN Care Manager / Registered Nurse Care Manager

Shriners Hospital for Children   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 65 days ago

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Job Description

Shriners Hospitals for Children® is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our 22 facilities, located in the United States, Canada and Mexico, provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate.

 

Job Description
TheRNCare Manager isresponsible for the provision of care management/utilization review as well asadmission and discharge planning, ensuring effective and efficient patient progression through the continuum in this special pediatric healthcare environment.   A key function of this role is to engage in proactive consultation  with other members of the multi-disciplinary team, including but not limited topatient care staff, physicians, family; and, community resources to assure a smooth transition for the patient through appropriate levels of care in order to optimize quality outcomes.  TheRNCare Manager may berequiredto participate in outpatient clinics, outreach clinics and school or community re-entry programs.

 

 

Job Skills & Knowledge
Must be able to demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills with a wide variety of staff, patients, volunteers and medical staff.  Must demonstrate the ability to manage competing priorities in a professional effective manner.  Must be able to work  effectively in both  a multi-disciplinary team based environment or independently ofsupervision.  Must be able to recognize and facilitate constructive change within an environment of safe, qualitypatient care.  

 

Job Requirements

Required:

Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Registered Nurse  
Graduate from a BSN or MSN program

RN Licensure in good standing with the State of Texas 
Certification as a Case Manager within 3 years of employment 
Completion of American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider Program required within 30 days of employment

Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel

Preferred:

 Experience as a care manager highly desirable

 Bilingual in English/Spanish
 Strong working knowledge of revenue cycle processes and applications preferred